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Divemaster Course

Prerequisites: 18 or older Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care (CPR and First Aid) training within the past 24 months. A medical statement signed by a physician within the last 12 months. At least 40 logged dives to begin the course and 60 dives to earn certification. Divemaster Course Name Email Address Message Message 15 + 13 = Submit The PADI Divemaster course will help you gain valuable experience during your first level of professional dive training. Working closely with a PADI Instructor, you’ll fine-tune your dive skills and refine your rescue skills so you anticipate and easily solve common problems....

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FEBRUARY SHARK DIVES

February is Shark Month at Pura Vida Divers.  We are offering up some great opportunities to get you in the water with these awesome fish! SOCIAL NIGHT: SHARK TEAM ONE Fri, Feb 24th 6:15 PM – 8:30 PM Catch the South Florida premiere of Shark Team One’s latest short film, Tiger Sharks Fight for Survival, during the February Social Night at Pura Vida Divers! Angela Smith, founder of Shark Team One, will discuss the expedition that inspired the film. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, beer and wine, or bring a dish of your own to share! Details: http://www.puravidadivers.com/feb-24-social-night-shark-team-one PADI SHARK AWARENESS CERT Sat, Feb...

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Rescue Diver Class

Prerequisites: 12 Years Old PADI (JUnior) Adventure Diver Certification (Must have completed Underwater Navigation Adventure Dive) EFR Primary & Secondary Care training within the last 24 months Rescue Diver Class Details: March 3 – 5, 2017 Master Instructor Tito Oliveras will teach divers essential skills to recognize and react to serious diving situations. Learn to look beyond yourself and become a more prepared SCUBA diver during this 3-day class. The PADI Rescue Diver course prepares you to deal with dive emergencies, minor and major, using a variety of techniques. Through knowledge development and rescue exercises, you learn what to look...

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MAR 11: NIGHT DIVE AT BLUE HERON BRIDGE

Join Pura Vida Divers for a guided Night Dive at Blue Heron Bridge on Saturday, March 11th at 6:30 PM. This is a FREE event! ALL DIVERS MUST BE CHECKED IN AT THE SHOP BEFORE 4:30PM! Itinerary for the evening: You may check in any time before 4:30pm at Pura Vida Dive Shop. All divers must complete a liability release and receive a parking pass before heading over to Phil Foster Park. A special pass is required to be allowed to remain in the park after dark. High tide is at 7:30pm. Our group leader will begin their dive at 6:30pm. You may join them...

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MAR 25: NIGHT DIVE AT BLUE HERON BRIDGE

Join Pura Vida Divers for a Saturday, March 25 Guided Night Dive at Blue Heron Bridge. This is a FREE event! ALL DIVERS MUST BE CHECKED IN AT THE SHOP BEFORE 4:30PM! Itinerary for the evening: You may check in any time before 4:30pm at Pura Vida Dive Shop. All divers must complete a liability release and receive a parking pass before heading over to Phil Foster Park. A special pass is required to be allowed to remain in the park after dark. High tide is at 7:15 pm. Our group leader will begin their dive at 6:15 pm. You may join them...

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